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The Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing (BSN) education program can be completed at several different Mississippi schools. There are 7 campus-based programs and 25+ online RN to BSN programs for Mississippi students to choose from.


The first step towards completing your BSN degree is to research individual schools and learn more about the details of their RN-BSN programs. Find out which schools are close to where you live, what class schedules are available and which programs have the curriculum that best suits your professional goals. Once the learning institution has been chosen, the curriculum should match the courses you need to earn your degree. If attending classes in person is difficult due to your current work schedule, availability of campus locations or personal preferences, then an online RN to BSN program might be a better option. Most online programs consist of courses in composition, algebra, history, social science, economics, cultural diversity, and nursing science. There will also be professional nursing courses that cover topics such as transitioning and health assessment. Other nursing classes teach information systems and evidence-based practice, along with community health nursing, collaborative health care and a final culminating project. Online programs might include a required clinical component as well, which will usually be offered at a local hospital or medical facility.

The career benefits of an RN to BSN program in Mississippi outweigh the costs of the program if you intend on remaining a registered nurse for several years. The average cost for a two-year program averages $28,000 and varies from school to school. Career prospects for an RN with a BSN degree are strong and are expected to continue to grow along with the overall demand for healthcare services. A large percentage of students find employment in private doctors offices, nursing homes, assisted living centers and hospitals. There is currently high demand for BSN-degree RNs in outpatient facilities throughout Mississippi. Many specialized care centers strongly prefer hiring registered nurses with BSN degrees to ensure that their nursing staff will be highly knowledgeable and as effective as possible. The main goal of RN to BSN programs is to enhance the quality of the nursing workforce.


Mississippi RN to BSN Schools

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose. Our 20,000 alumni, from more than 110 countries, are changing the world as accomplished professionals. Named a top-15 school nationally for online bachelor's programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2015), Regent is among the most affordable undergraduate Christian colleges (CCCU 2015). Fully accredited, challenging programs are available online and on campus. New classes begin every eight weeks.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*

Programs:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN
  • Accelerated BSN to MSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate
  • And more...

CTU can help you connect to what matters most: a powerful professional network, faculty who are real-world professionals and innovative technology. And now several CTU degree programs are ranked by U.S. News Best Online Programs for 2015.  Are you in?

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)

Founded in 1872, Maryville University is a four-year, private university located in west St. Louis County.  Maryville University students may choose from 75+ academic programs, including degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels.

Programs:

  • Online Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
  • Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP)-Pediatric (Primary Care) Nurse Practitioner (PNP)
  • Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP)
  • And more...

Wilkes University’s School of Nursing offers CCNE-accredited online degrees and certificate programs ideal for working health care professionals, instructed by experienced, respected faculty dedicated to mentoring and personalized support for every student. Our nursing degrees offer the cutting-edge professional knowledge and skills needed in today’s dynamic, evolving health care industry.

Programs:

  • RN to MS - Nursing Education
  • RN to MS - Nurse Executive

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

Programs:

  • Specialization in Nursing Informatics (RN to MSN)
  • Specialization in Nurse Administrator (RN-MSN)
  • Specialization in Nurse Educator (RN to MSN)
  • And more...

Established in 1897, Bradley University is a private, independent institution of higher learning in Peoria, Illinois. Inspired by our founder, notable philanthropist Lydia Moss Bradley, we pursue excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and service; and we celebrate leadership, integrity, diversity and collaborative learning. Today, we offer an impressive array of more than 130 undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs across five colleges and the Graduate School.

Programs:

  • Online Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate (MSN to FNP)

Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years. Our nationally-ranked graduate programs provide flexible opportunities to students around the globe

Programs:

  • Online MSN Nurse Educator Degree

Founded in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher learning.

Home to more than 58,000 students from all 50 states and 125 different countries, Rutgers’ mission is to prepare students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. That’s made possible by a faculty and staff of over 13,000 members, which includes an Abel Prize winner, Guggenheim Fellows, MacArthur “Genius Award” Fellows, Pulitzer Prize winners, and many more.

Programs:

  • Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing
If you want to make the world a better place, start at the University of San Francisco. Our 21st-century mission to create a more humane and just world comes alive in our diverse learning community and is broadened by our global orientation. You are challenged to reach higher standards and to use your education to promote justice and serve the common good. At the University of San Francisco, you’ll find the excellence inherent in an institution established over 150 years ago, and inherent in nearly five centuries of Jesuit education.

Programs:

  • Online Associate Degree to Master Degree Nursing program
  • Online Bachelor Degree to Master Degree Nursing program

List of RN to BSN Programs in Mississippi (MS)

Alcorn State University
Delta State University
Mississippi College
Mississippi University for Women
University of Mississippi Medical Center
University of Southern Mississippi
William Carey University




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There are many accredited RN to BSN programs available in an online format. Distance learning can be a convenient way to complete your degree while continuing to work at the same time.

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